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STEPPING UP: A Benefit for Walk San Francisco

Posted Friday January 13, 2012 by Natalie

On Thursday, January 26, Albert G. Stoll and the San Francisco Trial...

On Thursday, January 26, Albert G. Stoll and the San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association will be hosting a benefit for Walk San Francisco. Enjoy a sparkling reception with wine, hors d’oeuvres,...

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STEPPING UP: A Benefit for Walk San Francisco

Walk to School Day 2011 – Bigger than ever!

Posted Friday October 07, 2011 by admin

San Francisco’s central Walk to School Day event on Oct. 5 was...

San Francisco’s central Walk to School Day event on Oct. 5 was at Marshall Elementary in the Mission. One of over 40 events around the city, this was big and...

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California’s Streets Dangerous “By Design”: Seniors, Minorities Bear Greatest Burden

Posted Tuesday May 24, 2011 by admin

A new report released today by Transportation for America revealed that pedestrians...

A new report released today by Transportation for America revealed that pedestrians represent a disproportionate number of traffic fatalities in San Francisco, and among those who walk, seniors and minorities...

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Fight utility box blight

Posted Friday May 20, 2011 by admin

At&T wants to put 726 refrigerator-sized utility boxes, for free, on our...

At&T wants to put 726 refrigerator-sized utility boxes, for free, on our public sidewalks. The San Francisco Planning Department wants to exempt these from the California Environmental Quality Act. We...

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Walk SF in the Sunday New York Times!

Posted Wednesday May 11, 2011 by admin

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/08/technology/08parking.html Now, to Find a Parking Spot, Drivers Look on Their Phones...

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/08/technology/08parking.html Now, to Find a Parking Spot, Drivers Look on Their Phones …Drivers cruising for parking spots generate 30 percent of all downtown congestion, city officials estimate. Now San Francisco...

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Hearing and media focus on the plight of pedestrians

Posted Monday April 11, 2011 by admin

This morning, Supervisor Eric Mar held a hearing at which the Pedestrian...

This morning, Supervisor Eric Mar held a hearing at which the Pedestrian Safety Advisory Committee (PSAC) presented a report on the state of the city and recommendations for improvement. If...

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Walk to Work Day!

Posted Thursday March 31, 2011 by admin

Every year, the first Friday in April is Walk to Work Day,...

Every year, the first Friday in April is Walk to Work Day, and the weather couldn’t be better for it! We walked in to City Hall with Supervisor Jane Kim–who...

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Sunday 3/13: Watershed ThinkWalk

Posted Friday March 11, 2011 by admin

Join Walk SF this Sunday as Joel Pomerantz from ThinkWalks takes us...

Join Walk SF this Sunday as Joel Pomerantz from ThinkWalks takes us on a tour of the changing San Francisco landscape around the Laguna Honda watershed. Get a “Cadillac Desert”-style...

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Monday 3/14: Keep Golden Gate Park's paths safe

Posted Wednesday March 09, 2011 by admin

In a little-publicized recent decision, the Recreation and Park Department decided to...

In a little-publicized recent decision, the Recreation and Park Department decided to allow a private operator to conduct Segway tours on pedestrian paths in Golden Gate Park. On Monday March...

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Pedestrian projects create more jobs!

Posted Tuesday February 01, 2011 by admin

A new report by the League of American Bicyclists, based on a...

A new report by the League of American Bicyclists, based on a study of Baltimore street repairs, found that for every $1 million in spending, road construction projects create only...

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